The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Kafka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 202 216
Rank change year-on-year +35 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 16 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 0.76% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 5
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £37,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +24.32% -7.50%  

Kafka is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1142 1439 1523
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 34.92% 32.31% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1275 1243
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Kafka as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Berkshire

Kafka
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kafka in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Kafka in Berkshire

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Berkshire

Kafka
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +23 8 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Slough +13 7 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Kafka also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 13 (46.43%) Docker
3 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (46.43%) NoSQL
4 12 (42.86%) Apache Hive
4 12 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 12 (42.86%) Java
4 12 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (42.86%) Apache Spark
5 11 (39.29%) Kibana
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
6 10 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
7 9 (32.14%) Python
8 8 (28.57%) Web Services
8 8 (28.57%) Linux
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 8 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (28.57%) Apache Solr
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 7 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
9 7 (25.00%) logstash
9 7 (25.00%) HAProxy
9 7 (25.00%) New Relic
9 7 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (25.00%) Microservices

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (42.86%) Apache Spark
1 12 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (28.57%) Apache Solr
3 7 (25.00%) Apache
3 7 (25.00%) IIS
3 7 (25.00%) nginx
4 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 7 (25.00%) Google App Engine
3 7 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
1 7 (25.00%) OpenVPN
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
1 7 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) NoSQL
2 12 (42.86%) Apache Hive
2 12 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 8 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 7 (25.00%) HBase
4 7 (25.00%) MySQL
4 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (21.43%) Big Data
5 6 (21.43%) Data Mining
5 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
6 5 (17.86%) Impala
7 1 (3.57%) DB2
7 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
7 1 (3.57%) Parquet
7 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) Maven
2 7 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (21.43%) Gradle
4 2 (7.14%) NSubstitute
4 2 (7.14%) NUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Big Data Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Data Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (28.57%) Web Services
3 7 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 6 (21.43%) Node.js
4 6 (21.43%) REST
4 6 (21.43%) Sass
5 4 (14.29%) GWT
5 4 (14.29%) MLlib
5 4 (14.29%) React
5 4 (14.29%) Spring
5 4 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 3 (10.71%) .NET
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (7.14%) Apache Avro
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.57%) JSON
8 1 (3.57%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 6 (21.43%) Social Media
2 6 (21.43%) Virtual Team
3 5 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (7.14%) iPad
5 1 (3.57%) Cybercrime
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) CentOS
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (25.00%) High Availability
4 7 (25.00%) Microservices
5 6 (21.43%) BDD
5 6 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (21.43%) MapReduce
5 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Software Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 5 (17.86%) Analytics
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.86%) DevOps
6 5 (17.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) Scala
5 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
6 4 (14.29%) C
6 4 (14.29%) PHP
6 4 (14.29%) Ruby
7 3 (10.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
1 6 (21.43%) Master's Degree
2 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Docker
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (25.00%) Varnish
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Flume
3 1 (3.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Kibana
2 7 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 7 (25.00%) logstash
2 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 7 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco
1 7 (25.00%) Dell
1 7 (25.00%) HP
1 7 (25.00%) New Relic
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago